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Meaning of PLATITUDINOUS

Pronunciation:  `plati'toodnus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  dull and tiresome but with pretensions of significance or originality; "bromidic sermons"
 

PLATITUDINOUS is a 13 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: bromidic, corny, platitudinal, unoriginal
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Plat`i*tu"di*nous\, a.
Abounding in platitudes; of the nature of platitudes;
uttering platitudes. -- {Plat`i*tu"di*nous*ness}, n.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aphoristic, axiomatic, back-number, banal, bewhiskered, bromidic, common, commonly known, commonplace, corny, crisp, current, cut-and-dried, epigrammatic, fade, familiar, formulaic, formulistic, fusty, gnomic, hackney, hackneyed, household, moth-eaten, musty, notorious, old hat, overworked, pithy, pointed, proverbial, public, pungent, sententious, set, square, stale, stereotyped, stock, succinct, talked-about, talked-of, terse, threadbare, timeworn, trite, truistic, universally admitted, universally recognized, unoriginal, warmed-over, well-kenned, well-known, well-recognized, well-understood, well-worn, widely known, worn, worn thin
 

 

 

 

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